Leo Messi greets the fans after the Argentina-Australia (2-1)


Messi, proud and happy after his great game with Argentina

Published:4/12/2022 - 09:18h

Updated:4/12/2022 - 09:18h

Lionel Messi added another 'round' night in Qatar. The Argentine was once again the leader of the 'Albiceleste' in his 1,000th match as a professional, scoring a goal and being chosen as the 'MVP' of the match against Australia (2-1)

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Argentina is in quarter-finals of the Glass of the World for the first time from 2014 thanks to the leadership of Leo Messi. The '10' opened the marker with a golazo in front of Australia, his first in phases of 'KO' in world-wide and went the best and more valuable of the party, with which the 'albiceleste' advances to quarter-finals and ratifies his favouritism to be in the final inside two weeks. This yes, first, will have to surpass to the hard Dutch selection.

After the party, the Argentinian captain expressed his satisfaction by the classification in a round day that meant his split number 1.000 like professional. "I seat a lot of happiness for having fulfilled a step more to the aim. It was a very hard party and very physical. We came to play recently and did not have time of rest. We were concerned therefore, because they were strong in this sense", explained Read on the formality of the crash.

Argentina left to the rest with advantage thanks to the goal of Messi in the minute 35, when Australia seemed to accommodate in the maltrecho field of Ahmad bin Ali Stadium. Julián Álvarez expanded the difference in the 57', but a goal against of Enzo Fernández put the dramatic dye to the final stretch, although Argentina had occasions as to having won with elder holgura. However, the goalkeeper Emiliano 'Dibu' Martínez resolved with a remarkable stop the last occasion of the oceanic to sustain the triumph.

In this regard, the '10' recognised that the end of the party was not what expected. "We finish suffering. Had the party controlled with the 2-0. They put the goal and began to put balloons in the area with big people. It is a World-wide and there are moments in which it is necessary to suffer. It had been a madness that us empataran in this played after the wear that did", sustained Messi.

Leo, happier that never in Qatar

For Leo, the best of the big moment that crosses the 'albiceleste' is, definitely, can do happy to the Argentinians that travelled to Qatar and, of course, to those who follow them from house. "They are incredible feelings and loves us share these moments with them. We know that they did a lot effort to be here and also agree us of which are in Argentina. This union that have is something very beautiful and this is what has to be the selection", explained the 'crack'.

Besides, it added: "For me with the experience does me see it of another way and enjoy a lot of all what are living and enjoy it with the people. Ojalá That last and can go on. Now it comes Holland that also goes to be a very hard rival". The good news for Argentina is that the party of fourth will be the Friday, which will give rest to a team that comes to the limit in the physical and that expects to recover to Ángel Gave María, goes down the Saturday by one overloads.

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